Gulliver's Travels Quiz Questions And Answers

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Have you ever read the book Gulliver's Travels? Play the quiz based on this story and demonstrate your knowledge by correctly answering the questions asked here. Gulliver's Travels is a four-part satirical work written by Jonathan Swift, published anonymously in 1726, that involves several voyages of Lemuel Gulliver. The quiz contains questions from the overall book. Do you think you can secure good marks on the test? Try it out and check how sharp your memory is. Good luck, buddy!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The people of Lilliput call Gulliver _____.
    • A. 

      Man-Hill

    • B. 

      Man-Mountain

    • C. 

      Man-Giant

    • D. 

      Man-House

  • 2. 
    Instead of killing him outright, the Lilliputians decide on which of the following punishments for Gulliver?
    • A. 

      Exiling him

    • B. 

      Cutting off his hair

    • C. 

      Blinding him and slowly starving him to death

    • D. 

      Poisoning him

  • 3. 
    The people of Lilliput are very _____.
    • A. 

      Small

    • B. 

      Big

    • C. 

      Huge

    • D. 

      Thin

  • 4. 
    The country of Lilliput is _____ the country of Blefuscu.
    • A. 

      Under

    • B. 

      A long way from

    • C. 

      Friendly with

    • D. 

      At war with

  • 5. 
    When Gulliver wakes up in Lilliput, he cannot _______.
    • A. 

      See

    • B. 

      Move

    • C. 

      Hear

    • D. 

      Speak

  • 6. 
    The argument between the Big-Endians and the Small-Endians was about ...
    • A. 

      Ships

    • B. 

      Eggs

    • C. 

      Shoes

    • D. 

      Potatoes

  • 7. 
    When Gulliver first arrives in Brobdingnag, he hides in a ____.
    • A. 

      House

    • B. 

      Field

    • C. 

      Cooking pot

    • D. 

      Wooden box

  • 8. 
    ____ is one of the most important officials who helps Gulliver at first.
    • A. 

      Yahoo

    • B. 

      Struldbrug

    • C. 

      Flimnap

    • D. 

      Reldresal

  • 9. 
    Who said, "For six years we've had two political groups, the High-Heels and the Low-Heels"?
    • A. 

      Gulliver

    • B. 

      Gulliver's wife

    • C. 

      Reldresal

    • D. 

      The King of Blefuscu

  • 10. 
    The King of Brobdingnag thinks that political life in England is ____.
    • A. 

      Perfect

    • B. 

      Polite

    • C. 

      Terrible

    • D. 

      Clever

  • 11. 
    What does the farmer make Gulliver do in order to earn money?
    • A. 

      Perform tricks for spectators

    • B. 

      Spy on neighboring farmers

    • C. 

      Work in the fields

    • D. 

      Kill rats

  • 12. 
    There are two groups of people in Lilliput who argue about ____.
    • A. 

      Which color shoes to wear

    • B. 

      Which end to break their eggs

    • C. 

      Which language to speak

    • D. 

      Which king and queen to choose

  • 13. 
    In Brobdingnag, a monkey takes Gulliver ____.
    • A. 

      Over the fence

    • B. 

      Down the garden

    • C. 

      Up a tree

    • D. 

      On to the roof

  • 14. 
    How does Gulliver end up stranded in Lilliput?
    • A. 

      He survives a shipwreck.

    • B. 

      His crew abandons him.

    • C. 

      He is dropped there by an enormous eagle.

    • D. 

      He stops there for provisions and is trapped while he sleeps.

  • 15. 
    What is the line of doctrine over which the Blefuscudians and Lilliputians differ?
    • A. 

      "All true believers shall break their eggs at the small end."

    • B. 

      "All true believers shall break their eggs at the big end."

    • C. 

      "All true believers shall break their eggs as they see fit."

    • D. 

      "All true believers shall break their eggs at the convenient end."

  • 16. 
    Who is Gulliver's main enemy in the royal court of Brobdingnag?
    • A. 

      The king

    • B. 

      The dwarf

    • C. 

      The queen

    • D. 

      Reldresal

  • 17. 
    An example of a metaphor in the book is
    • A. 

      The wet flame flickered in darkness.

    • B. 

      There are millions of things to do.

    • C. 

      "Life is a journey, travel it well."

    • D. 

      All of the above

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